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Who Do You Listen To?

Who Do You Listen To? After I came across a very brave and unique novel titled: Taliban Escape by Aabra  which was reviewed in The Dark Phantom Review, I remembered an exchange I had with a fellow writer and former … Continue reading

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Updated Virtual Tour Schedule for Gabriela and The Widow

Gabriela and The Widow just blew into blogcritics.org for a fun-filled Q and A loaded with writing insights and personal revelations about the author. Thanks to Virginia Grenier. Check Gabriela out here: Article first published as Spotlight Interview with Author Jack … Continue reading

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Silvio Reviews Blood on Goodreads

Silvio‘s review on Goodreads, posted Dec 11, 2012. Reposting. Dec 11, 12 Like other reviews said, this book is not a romance, not by a long shot. It’s brutal, violent, gory, disturbing with detailed descriptions of many monstrous murders, real … Continue reading

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Sarah Martinez Reviews “Blood”

Book Review: Blood by Jack Remick Sarah’s Blog I’ve been trying to get this review up since I finished Blood several months ago. The book covered so much and has so many layered parts to it, I will never do … Continue reading

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Press Release–Gabriela and The Widow

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Coffeetown Announces the January Release of Gabriela and The Widow, a Story of Memory, Immortality and Redemption Contact: Catherine Treadgold Publisher Coffeetown Press PO Box 70515 Seattle, WA 98127 206-414-7673 Catherine@coffeetownpress.Com CoffeetownPress.com  Seattle, WA.—On January 15, 2013, … Continue reading

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The Jack Straw 50th–A place, an instrument, and time

The Jack Straw 50th Seattle, June 15th, 2012 7:00 AM A man turns a clarinet into a horn, a flute, a piccolo. He plays a Suite for Parts of the Clarinet. It is unlike anything I’ve heard before. I ask … Continue reading

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Gabriela and The Widow–Coming on January 15, 2013 from Coffeetown Press

Image by permission of Kevin Coyne © 2012 Cover design by M. Anne Sweet and Sabrina Sun From the Opening: © 2012 by Jack Remick The year the war ended, Gabriela led her sick Mother out of Tepeñixtlahuaca. The bones … Continue reading

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Valley Boy has been published and I am Happy.

Valley Boy, Part of the Okie Chronicle– A Novel by Jack Remick Valley Boy ($13.95, 254 pp, 6×9 Trade Paperback ISBN: 978-1-60381-145-3), by Jack Remick, covers a year in the life of a third-generation Okie teenager who is struggling with … Continue reading

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Mark Stone Reviews Blood

(Mark posted this review on Goodreads. I am reposting. Thanks Mark) 01/26                     Mark Stone            gave 5 stars to:        Blood by Jack Remick I don’t read a lot of thrillers, but when I do it is … Continue reading

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Cut-to Writing for Blood–Solo Novo Blog Readers

This post works in tandem with my guest posts on the Solo Novo facebook page. The whole sequence will be uploaded on February 29. This technique is an example of how the writer can work out the full scene sequence … Continue reading

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